Leadership

The Mathematics of Leadership

Part 1 of 3… The Mathematics of Leadership 2 + 2 = ∞ Most people will tell you that addition, in the mathematical context, is easier than division. But in the human dynamic, addition is much more challenging.  In humans, division is easy. What skills are needed to be a human divider?  A mouth + words.…

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Love

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Love can be the most powerful force in leadership.  Its absence can leave a void filled with darkness. Read the articles below and choose your answer to… Who would you choose to lead? Dabo Swinney Ralph Northam Responses include: neither both Dabo Ralph We all face choices in life.  We must examine our mistakes, take…

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Trust… why you don’t have it

TRUST… Is declining everywhere Vital to build now Requires action Before you spend a dime to build trust, ask yourself… can people build trust when the other key players are not physically present? No. Obvious, right? If you don’t know this, I will help you understand why. Words today are almost meaningless. Building trust mandates…

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The Green Book’s Transformative Leadership

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On January 3rd, I sat in a movie theater alone for the first time in my life to watch The Green Book. The production deserves high praise for its great storytelling, release timing, and performances.  I left the show with two key thoughts. “we” are living completely blind to the truth in this era God bless…

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The Green Book – human connection

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The Green Book movie just powerfully reminded me that we can break through any human ignorance, but we have to do it together, in person, totally present. It’s why our method works where others fall far short. As the new year starts with the same intentional desire to do things better, perhaps you should challenge…

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Challenge

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CHALLENGE Let’s diagnose the meaning of challenge in the context of leadership for a minute. Q: How do leaders view challenges? A: As opportunity. It’s perfectly fine if you are confronted with a challenge and your first reaction is… (a) OMG; (b) not again; (c) let Bob handle this one; (d) I’ve got too much…

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Degrees of Separation

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Degrees of Separation (DoS) Why is this age-old concept so crucial today? Hint: It has nothing to do with media, marketing, or access to your customers. It is not sufficient to be aware of the implications of the DoS challenge. Anything passively learned, unused, or not acted upon (aka: knowledge) is worth how much in…

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Lack of Curiosity

More to come on curiosity. The curious win more often than you think. See this evolutionary tid-bit to realize that your ancestors must have been more curious than others. Scientists Show Laziness Lead to the Extinction of Primitive Humans

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